Chocolate Cheesecake Squares

Rose Rauhauser

By
@NewYorkWoman

Little bites of chocolate/cheesecake heaven.


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Comments:

Serves:

4 or more

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

1 c
flour
1/2 c
sugar
3 Tbsp
cocoa
1 tsp
baking powder
1/4 tsp
salt
1/2 c
cold butter
1
egg yolk
1 tsp
vanilla
1/2 c
finely chopped walnuts

FILLING

1
8 oz. pkg. cream cheese softened
1/3 c
sugar
1/2 c
sour cream
1 Tbsp
flour
2 tsp
grated orange peel
1/4 tsp
salt
1
extra large egg
1
egg white
1/2 tsp
vanilla

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Line a 9 inch square baking pan with foil, grease the foil set aside. In a large bowl, combine the first five ingredients. Cut in butter, stir in the egg yolk, vanilla and walnuts. Press into bottom of prepared pan bake at 325 for 15 minutes. Remove and let set until next step is done.
2
In a small bowl, beat cream cheese, sugar until smooth. Beat in the sour cream, flour, orange peel and salt. Beat in the egg, egg white and vanilla on low speed until combined. Pour over warm crust and bake for 25 minutes or until center is set. Cool on wire rack at least 1 hour. Refrigerate overnight. Cut into squares after lifting out of the pan and removing the foil.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chocolate, Other Desserts
Other Tag: Quick & Easy